Patty McCormickPatricia McCormick, a two-time National Book Award finalist, is the author of five critically acclaimed novels – Never Fall Down, a novel based on the true story of an 11-year-old boy who survived the Killing Fields of Cambodia by playing music; Purple Heart, a suspenseful psychological novel that explores the killing of a 10-year-old boy in Iraq; Sold, a deeply moving account of sexual trafficking; My Brother’s Keeper, a realistic view of teenage substance abuse; and Cut, an intimate portrait of one girl’s struggle with self-injury. McCormick currently lives in Manhattan, and spends the better part of her time in North Haven, New York.
Springsteen & Yoga
The first time Bruce Springsteen heard the studio recording of his album Born To Run, he was so unhappy with it, he threw the record in a nearby swimming pool. All he cou…